Portfolio Committees

Portfolio Committees.

These committees are established in terms of section 80 in order to deliberate and make recommendations to Executive Committee. The council has got five (05) portfolio committees and every political parties are represented in all committees. Members of Executive Committee are tasked with the responsibility of chairing the supporting committees. The committees are.

Water, Sanitation, Technical, Municipal and Water Service Authority Portfolio Committee:

This committee was established to deliberate on all infrastructural development services, which include project management, maintenance and water & sanitation services within Nongoma Local Municipality and sits on monthly basis to discuss the above-mentioned issues and refer them to EXCO and Council.

Social, Economic Development and Disaster Management Portfolio Committee:

This committee was established to deliberate on all development, planning and Human Settlements development related matters, which include local economic development & tourism and town planning activities within Nongoma Local Municipality and sits on monthly basis to discuss the above-mentioned issues and refer them to EXCO and Council.

Corporate Services Portfolio Committee:

This committee was established to deliberate on issues relates to human resources, legal services, administration, fleet management and facility management activities within Nongoma Local Municipality and sits on monthly basis to discuss the above-mentioned issues and refer them to EXCO and Council.

PMS, Public Participation, Special Programmes Portfolio Committee and Communications:

This committee was established to deliberate on all social and institutional development related matters, which include, youth development, sport administration, public participation, and operation sukuma sakhe (gender, children & women) within Nongoma Local Municipality and sits on monthly basis to discuss the above-mentioned issues and refer them to EXCO and Council.

Finance and Budgeting Portfolio Committee:

This committee was established to deliberate on all finance related matters within Nongoma Local Municipality and sits on monthly basis to discuss finance issues and refer them to EXCO and Council.
The Municipal Manager must facilitate participation by the local community in the affairs of the municipality and must also develop and maintain a system whereby community satisfaction with municipal services is assessed.